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Beartooth 2021-min

Last fall, Beartooth frontman Caleb Shomo confirmed the band have finished work on their fourth studio album. Now, they’re back with their first piece of new music this year. On Friday, they returned with their explosive new single “Devastation.” So far, it has not been confirmed whether or not “Devastation” will appear on the band’s […]

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Emo song meanings | True backstories of sad songs

The beauty of emo music is that it provides a canvas for our own emotional projections. The lyrical narratives, even when relatively specific, often have just enough ambiguity that we can relate them in some sense to our unique circumstances. With that said, knowing the backstories of our favorite songs can elevate them to a whole new […]

The post 10 emo songs with lyrics that are even sadder than you thought appeared first on Alternative Press.

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MCR my chemical romance reunion return show los angeles

My Chemical Romance are gearing up to hit the stage for the first time since their 2019 reunion for their highly-anticipated return tour. Following various postponements, their string of concerts was set to kick off June 15 with a special show in St. Austell, England. However, My Chemical Romance’s Eden Sessions show has now been […]

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most influential emo bands

Emo (noun): a hotly contested music genre where bands and fans alike refuse to agree on who qualifies for a place in the rankings for all eternity, where no band admits to falling into the criteria of emo, and no fans admit to listening to it either. Of course, the one precursor to belonging to […]

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unique 2000s scene alternative vocalists artists

2000s vocalists received an enormous amount of attention compared to the rest of their bandmates. It’s no surprise, really. In a scene characterized by edge, these frontmen and women drove their bands’ unique personalities. That’s not to say that they were all distinct. In fact, the era saw notable homogeneity in vocal style, even among more […]

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YUNGBLUD TRAVIS BARKER MACHINE GUN KELLY

Machine Gun Kelly, YUNGBLUD and Travis Barker are channeling your favorite zombie movies in their thrilling new video for “acting like that.” The latest collab is off of YUNGBLUD’s recently released album weird!. Read more: Glastonbury Festival isn’t happening in 2021 after all On Thursday, Machine Gun Kelly, YUNGBLUD and Travis Barker finally unleashed their […]

The post MGK, YUNGBLUD and Travis Barker fight off zombies in “acting like that” appeared first on Alternative Press.

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My Chemical Romance The Used

Throughout a large portion of 2020, there was speculation that the Used may reunite with My Chemical Romance for a few of their return tour shows. However, after the coronavirus pandemic postponed MCR’s entire tour, the rumors seemingly disappeared. Now, it looks like those My Chemical Romance and the Used shows may have happened after […]

The post Did the Used just confirm that My Chemical Romance tour rumor was true? appeared first on Alternative Press.

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All Time Low The Used

A keen listener has found a striking similarity between two All Time Low and the Used tracks that you might not have heard until now. Story Untold member Janick Thibault made a post on their TikTok account pointing out how close ATL’s “Summer Daze (Seasons, Pt. 2)” and the Used’s “The Taste of Ink” sound to each other. […]

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Hayley Williams, Poppy, Waterparks, All Time Low

The start of the Rawring ’20s—a decade that we anticipated would be a glittering revival of the golden age of emo, complete with painfully skinny jeans and hanging out at the mall as part of a cultural tradition—hasn’t gone completely to plan. It’s hard to believe we had high hopes for this year back when […]

The post 20 lyrics that made 2020 one of the most emo years ever appeared first on Alternative Press.

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vic fuentes pierce the veil living the dream

After years of dedicating himself entirely to music, Pierce The Veil vocalist Vic Fuentes was yearning for a new purpose. As fate would have it, he was about to find a monumental one by way of the Living The Dream Foundation. Now, he’s extending the company’s capacity to make dreams come true even in light […]

The post Here’s how Vic Fuentes is still making dreams come true with his nonprofit appeared first on Alternative Press.

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